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U.S. soldiers killed, 1 wounded in Taliban attack in Afghanistan

Some years ago, these green-on-blue insiderattacks on the global services were the major problem. "We will release more information when appropriate". The Taliban claimed responsibility for the deat...

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Trump on Comey accusation: 'I didn't say that'

The early morning tweet was Trump's first response to Comey's testimony Thursday before a Senate committee in which he accused the president of lies and defamation. Such an offense potentially c...

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Jeremy Corbyn vows to fight Theresa May 'all the way'

However he acknowledged that the party would have to abandon much of the programme set out in the general election manifesto as it would no longer be able to get it through Parliament. The two sides...

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Comey Says Trump Pressured Him On Russia Probe

Comey Says Trump Pressured Him On Russia Probe

Comey will testify before the committee Thursday on conversations he had with Trump before his firing. "In the three-plus years that I have been director of the National Security Agency , I have...

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Turkey Takes Qatar's Side In Regional Rift

In a joint news conference with Bahrain's visiting Foreign Minister Khalid bin Ahmed Al Khalifa, Cavusoglu said Turkey would continue its efforts to resolve the dispute, as Qatar faces isolation i...

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May announces minority government and keeps top Cabinet team

May announces minority government and keeps top Cabinet team

And almost 24 hours after polls closed across the country, Labour finally took the central London seat of Kensington after three recounts, meaning the final tally remained at 318 seats for the C...

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DUP leader Arlene Foster to hold talks at No10 with Theresa May

George Osborne, former Conservative Chancellor and now a newspaper editor, branded Ms May a "dead woman walking" during a television interview and said the only question that remained was the precis...

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British PM Theresa May's top aides resign following disastrous election results

British PM Theresa May's top aides resign following disastrous election results

With only 17 of the 650 seats still to declare, the results largely bore out the exit poll , which predicted the Conservatives would get 314 of the 650 House of Commons seats, down from 330. May un...

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Etihad says Qatari passport holders barred from travel or transit via UAE

Etihad says Qatari passport holders barred from travel or transit via UAE

The efforts by these countries on Qatar's behalf has raised questions about the future possibility of Doha aligning more closely with them and edging away from the GCC and US. The minister referred ...

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Tory-DUP deal 'would be bad news for women'

Tory-DUP deal 'would be bad news for women'

Foster has informed that she was entering discussions with May over the details of any arrangement that would prop up a minority government. The Observer newspaper said the deal with the DUP fell ...

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New video shows tense moments of London attack; 3 arrested

The attack took place on Saturday when three men drove into pedestrians on London Bridge, before abandoning the vehicle and stabbing people in Borough Market. Between 2009 and 2016, the number of ...

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Trump accuses Comey of lying under oath in fiery news conference

Trump accuses Comey of lying under oath in fiery news conference

In an unorthodox move, Great America Alliance, an offshoot of a pro-Trump super PAC devoted to promoting the White House agenda, developed a television ad called "Showboat" to air as Comey testified...

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Man arrested at Heathrow airport over Manchester attack

The terrorists involved in the London Bridge attack that killed eight, had tried to hire a seven-and-a-half tonne lorry to carry out the brutality, police said. British police and MI5 began investig...

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Theresa May's best hope, DUP opposes abortion, same-sex marriage

Theresa May's best hope, DUP opposes abortion, same-sex marriage

That means the DUP will back the government on key votes, but it's not a coalition government or a broader pact. "Let's get on with the job". May had called the vote three years early in the hope th...

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USA forces back military in Philippines

USA forces back military in Philippines

The cooperation between the long-time allies is significant because Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, who came to power a year ago, has taken a hostile stance towards Washington and has vowed to e...

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After Trump Tweets About Terror Attack, London Mayor Wants President's Visit Canceled

The row between Mr Trump and Mr Khan saw the US President dismiss criticism of his original post on the subject by redoubling his attack, accusing Mr Khan of making a " pathetic excuse". Historically...

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Iran sends food to Qatar amid Gulf dispute

Iran sends food to Qatar amid Gulf dispute

Iran has sent five planes of food exports to Qatar, Iran's national carrier told AFP today, days after Gulf countries cut off air and transport links to the emirate. Qatar hosts the Al Udeid air bas...

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UK ministers push for Johnson to take over from Theresa May

UK ministers push for Johnson to take over from Theresa May

Earlier, Mrs May announced that she meant to carry on in No 10 at the head of a minority government with the support of the Democratic Unionists (DUP) after falling eight seats short of an overall maj...

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Headless body, severed head found in MS; police eye link

Headless body, severed head found in MS; police eye link

Homicide #28, unidentified BM head located on front porch of 1536 Deer Park St. Cause of death at this time appears to be severance. Investigators are now working to determine if it's linked to the ...

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Iran arrests 8 people suspected of supporting Tehran attacks

That was condemned by the Iranian foreign minister, Mohammad Javad Zarif, who tweeted: "Repugnant WH [White House] statement.as Iranians counter-terror backed by U.S. Two guards, ten government staf...

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Jeremy Corbyn keeps his eyes on Downing Street

Jeremy Corbyn keeps his eyes on Downing Street

That calculation backfired spectacularly on Thursday as voters stripped her Conservative Party of a parliamentary majority and forced her to turn to a small political party from Northern Ireland to pr...

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UK defence minister Fallon says government views on Brexit haven't changed

Democratic Unionist leader Arlene Foster is set to hold talks with Theresa May in Downing Street to finalise an agreement on propping up her minority government. A surprise resurgence by the Labo...

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British PM under fresh pressure as top aides quit

British PM under fresh pressure as top aides quit

He said the Conservatives' failure to win was not due to a lack of support for Theresa May and the Conservatives but due to an "unexpected surge" of support for Labour. She said Brexit talks would b...

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Britain's May reaches 'outline' power deal after election fiasco

Britain's May reaches 'outline' power deal after election fiasco

May's aides, Nick Timothy and Fiona Hill quit on Saturday following sustained criticism within the party of the campaign. Two of British Prime Minister Theresa May's chiefs of staff have resig...

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Jeremy Corbyn vows to vote down Queen's Speech to topple Theresa May

Jeremy Corbyn vows to vote down Queen's Speech to topple Theresa May

Earlier on Saturday May lost her two closest aides. Numerous key cabinet posts have already been declared as unchanged from the previous government , including Philip Hammond as Chancellor of the E...

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Deadly airstrike hits al-Shabaab in Somalia as USA mission there intensifies

Deadly airstrike hits al-Shabaab in Somalia as USA mission there intensifies

The outpost was described by a military official as a mid-level operation, not a high value target. Since being pushed out of the capital Mogadishu in 2011, al Shabaab has lost control of most of ...

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Sessions to face grilling over alleged Russian meddling in U.S. election

Sessions to face grilling over alleged Russian meddling in U.S. election

In a letter to Senator Richard Shelby on Saturday, Sessions has written that his decision to appear comes in light of last week's testimony by fired Federal Bureau of Investigation director James...

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UK election: Theresa May fights for survival ahead of Brexit talks

UK election: Theresa May fights for survival ahead of Brexit talks

A buoyant Jeremy Corbyn, however, says in an interview with the Sunday Mirror: "I can still be Prime Minister". "You've got to be neutral", he said. "I sought, and to be fair to the prime minister...

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Snap polls fallout: Theresa May's closest advisers resign

Snap polls fallout: Theresa May's closest advisers resign

The other under-fire aide, Fiona Hill, has also resigned. Timothy, who was only appointed to the role last July, said in his resignation statement that he accepted the part he played in the result...

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Investigators request Trump/Comey tapes - if they exist

During Comey's testimony, the former Federal Bureau of Investigation head painted a clear picture of Trump as a remarkably dishonest man without an ethical bone in his body. Trump, of course, has hi...

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